Electoral district of Rockdale
New South Wales—Legislative Assembly
Location within Sydney
|State||New South Wales|
|Party||Australian Labor Party|
|Area||41.79 km2 (16.1 sq mi)|
Rockdale is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales. It's localities include Arncliffe, Banksia, Bardwell Park, Bardwell Valley, Beverley Park, Bexley, Bexley North, Brighton-Le-Sands, Dolls Point, Kogarah, Kogarah Bay, Kyeemagh, Monterey, Ramsgate, Ramsgate Beach, Rockdale, Sandringham, Sans Souci, Turrella, Wolli Creek.
Rockdale Council sought a new electorate for Rockdale as early as 1937. In 1941, Arncliffe was abolished and replaced by a recreated Rockdale and Cook's River. In 2011 John Flower became the first Liberal in the Rockdale mp seat
Members for Rockdale
|First incarnation (1927–1930)|
|Second incarnation (1941–present)|
|New South Wales state election, 2015: Rockdale|
|Christian Democrats||Lena El-Daghl||1,498||3.2||−1.0|
|No Land Tax||Sam Choker||1,154||2.5||+2.5|
|Total formal votes||46,279||95.6||+0.1|
|Labor gain from Liberal||Swing||+8.3|
- "Rockdale NSW Electoral Commission". Retrieved 6 February 2015.
- "New electorate sought by Rockdale Council". 12 June 1937. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
- State Electoral District of Rockdale: First Preference Votes, NSWEC.
- State Electoral District of Rockdale: Distribution of Preferences, NSWEC.